Why Tailor A Suit?

What Is The Importance of a Tailor? We often get this question: Why tailor a suit? Why not buy off the rack suits? First, let’s talk about the importance of owning a suit. A suit can influence your body language and highlight your importance to others. Be it for a date, a job interview or…

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Why Tailor Shirts?

  At CYC, we often get people asking us the benefits of a custom-tailored shirt. Is it worth it? My off-the-rack shirts fit me well enough. Do I really need a perfect fit? It all depends on the image you are trying to create for yourself. Firstly, do off-the-rack shirts hang off you? Secondly, do…

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Style Interview With Alan Wong, Host of Asia’s Got Talent 2019 #MyCYC

Alan M. Wong is an internationally recognised actor and television host, currently based in Singapore. With over a decade of experience in entertainment, he’s worked with some of the largest networks in the world; such as HBO Asia, MTV Asia, and AXN Asia. Originally from California, the Eurasian entertainer earned a bachelors degree in Theatre…

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Our 2+1 White Shirt and Trousers Promotion 2019

Looking for a sturdy, tailored, all-purpose white shirt? How about a reliable pair of tailored work trousers that you will reach for over and over? Great news – tailor 2 white CVC cotton shirts + 1 wool-blend trousers at a promotional package price of $360 (U.P. $430). Why we love CVC cotton: Although it isn’t…

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CYC Capitol Piazza Relocation

Dear Valued Clients As part of Capitol Piazza’s revamp, CYC Made to Measure will be relocating to a temporary outlet at #B1-16/17 (formerly Goldlion), located to the left of Capitol Piazza’s Food Republic. Our entire range of made to measure shirts, jackets and trousers will still be available. Do drop by to say hello, or…

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Interview With Justin Bratton, Host of Asia’s Got Talent 2019

Justin Bratton is a prominent international TV host, actor, and filmmaker based in Singapore and Bangkok, Thailand. The Texan of mixed Burmese heritage has been displaying his talents in front of and behind the camera for over a decade across Asia. From travel shows, documentary series, to talent shows, Justin’s diverse TV hosting skills have…

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Interview With Yeo Siew Hua, Award-Winning Director of ‘A Land Imagined’ #MyCYC

    In this series, we get young, up-and-coming Singaporean creatives to discuss their personal style, their work, and about what keeps them going. Yeo Siew Hua is a film writer-director from Singapore. His fictional feature, A LAND IMAGINED (2018), won the Golden Leopard grand prize at Locarno Film Festival, the first time a Singaporean…

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Disney | CYC : The Collection

As part of our journey to reinvent ourselves, and solidify our reputation as the finest Singapore tailor, we are always exploring different avenues for inspiration and creativity. In this collaboration with Disney, we have tailored dazzling prints and shirt styles featuring the iconoclastic Mickey Mouse. That makes us the very first Made to Measure tailor…

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Poly-Viscose for Tailored Trousers

As an introductory offer, you can now tailor a pair of Poly-viscose trousers at S$135 nett each. But wait, what is Poly-viscose? First, allow us to break it down into its constituents: Viscose, and Polyester. Viscose Viscose (also called rayon) is a natural fabric, made of wood pulp. It is machine-processed to create thread-like yarns,…

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Fabrics You Should Know – Herringbone

Allow us to introduce you to one of the most underrated fabric of all time – Herringbone. Named after the bones of the herring fish, this elegant and lightly textured fabric has graced the likes of presidents, professors and even WWII soldiers. Due to its crease resistance and long-wearing properties, it has gained a cult…

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